The Parkinson’s Support Group
In Gujarat, in collaboration with the Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorder Society (PDMDS), Pidilite Industries has formed the charitable society named “B K Parekh Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorder Society” (BKP PDMDS), in 2014 in honour of late Mr. B. K. Parekh. Established in 2001, PDMDS is an all India registered charity society which works towards the rehabilitation of people with Parkinson’s and their caregivers. The PDMDS runs a network of group – based support centers in various cities of Maharashtra (including 15 in Mumbai alone), Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka & Goa. The society initiated support groups in Bhavnagar, Mahuva, Surat, and Baroda in the state of Gujarat.